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Former Greymouth singer on the up

Greymouth-born Anna Robinson's star is on the rise, as she jets off this week to play at a music festival in Texas.

$7000 mystery cash gift solved

The mystery of nearly $7000 cash being doled out on to the windscreens of campers at a Mokihinui camping spot in early December has...

One wall, two councillors – and a damning report

The mayor and councillor at the centre of a damning report from the Auditor-General over the way $1.3 million of ratepayers' money was spent...

Suspicious fire at conservationist’s house

Police are investigating a suspicious fire described as arson at the home of prominent Westport conservationist Pete Lusk early today.

New picture shows problem facing Fox Glacier

Mother nature 1, Westland 0 - that was the verdict today as Fox Glacier folk started pondering the reality of life in the tourist...

Third landslide in year wipes out glacier access

In a major blow to Fox Glacier tourism, the access road in the glacier road has been wiped out by a major landslide, just...

Brewer celebrates 40 years

Greymouth brewer Paul Daglish celebrated 40 years in the business yesterday and he still enjoys his job - and the odd tipple.

DHB investigation after patient files found by public

The West Coast District Health Board has launched a full investigation after confidential patient information concerning 300 patients from Grey Base Hospital was found...

More to Greymouth than tourism, says new CBD plan

Tourism is not the 'silver bullet' to regenerate Greymouth and the town's "most obvious assets" are its historic buildings, according to consultants behind a...

Freedom camping census -200 vehicles staying for free

At least 200 vehicles and probably double that number of tourists, are enjoying a free stay on the West Coast every night, a Greymouth...
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